ET Deals: Tales of Horror Humble Book Bundle Starting at $1

With Halloween upon us, now’s a good time to treat yourself to some of the best horror stories around. Jump in with this week’s Humble Book Bundle, and get hundreds of dollars worth of material on the cheap. The post…

Google Apps License Could Cost European Phone Makers $40 Per Device

The Commission’s requirement that Google unbundle apps is bound to make Android licensing more complex. Now, a leaked document suggests that Google could charge OEMs as much as $40 per phone for a Google apps license. The post Google Apps…

Anthony Bourdain and Hellboy’s Spins on This Japanese Folktale Taste Great Together

Nukekubi are mystical apparitions that have haunted the imaginations of storytellers for centuries – and they make for good comics too.

Tesla Yanks ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’ Amid Owner Confusion

This week in Tesla news: Tesla’s cheapest Model 3 will cost $45,000. That’s not counting the $35,000 Model 3 you can’t get yet. Also, Teslas not yet ordered may get the $7,500 tax credit. The post Tesla Yanks ‘Full Self-Driving…

Apple Self-Driving Car in Manual Mode Involved in Minor Collision That Wasn’t Driver’s Fault on October 15

One of Apple’s Lexus SUVs outfitted with autonomous driving equipment was involved in a minor car accident on October 15 while being driven in manual mode, and the accident in question does not appear to have been the driver’s fault….

Launching Tonight: A Mission to the Best Planet (Mercury)

It may be small, rocky, and lacking an atmosphere, but scientists are launching a mission that could uncover some of its secrets.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls on Bloomberg to Retract Supply Chain Hack Story: ‘There’s No Truth to This’

For the first time since Bloomberg published a highly controversial story suggesting Chinese spies planted microchips in Supermicro server motherboards Apple used in its iCloud facilities, Apple CEO Tim Cook has gone on the record to vehemently deny the claims….

Google Will Improve Linux in Chrome OS with Folder Sharing and More

In the upcoming Chrome v71 and 72, Google will make Linux feel more useful and integrated on Chromebooks. The post Google Will Improve Linux in Chrome OS with Folder Sharing and More appeared first on ExtremeTech.

There’s Now a Proven Way for Quantum Computers to Beat Classical Computers – With a Catch

There’s still a long way to go, but physicists are laying the bricks of their underlying mathematical foundation.

2019 Hyundai Kona EV: Tesla-Like Range for About $30,000 After Tax Credits

Hyundai’s excellent Kona subcompact crossover gets a powerful motor and big battery. Among sub-$50,000 EVs, the only one that tops the Kona EV’s range is the base Tesla Model S. Know anybody who actually took delivery of this base Tesla?…